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Created by Guest
Created on Jul 8, 2016

HMC Replication using HMC command Line

As per IBM support, HMC replication is not supported via HMC command line and could only be done using GUI. This is a problem when you need to manage a lot of HMCs with frequent replication issue. It is really difficult to login to each HMC and check replication is working.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Sep 4, 2018


    chdatarep and lsdatarep commands have been added in HMC V9 R1 M920 to support CLI for data replication.


  • Guest
    Jul 9, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #91187 in product Power Hardware Management Console.